Diploma in Business Management

Programme Introduction

The Diploma in Business Management programme is designed to provide students the theoretical and practical perspective of business management. Students will study subjects covering business, management and finance.

Students will gain knowledge and skill in areas such as Principles of Management, Economics, Financial Accounting 1, Digital Marketing, Innovation and Entrepreneurship 1, Business Statistics, International Business Environment, Introduction to Artificial Intelligence.

Upon completion of the Diploma programme, students will be able to progress to Advanced Diploma, Bachelor and Master programmes.

Programme Objective

• To educate the students on the nature of business management.

• To develop students intellectual capabilities of interpretation and analysis; critical evaluation; selection and synthesis; reasoned argument; research and problem solving skills.

• To analyse the business management environment and adopt innovative approaches to the development of business management.

• To develop analytical and evaluative skills.


1. Principles of Management

This module introduces students to key challenges faced by managers in the new millennium. Learning includes the study of management concepts, management processes, and managerial roles in organization; classical, behavioural and contemporary viewpoints in management; organizational culture and social responsibility and ethics in management; planning and managerial decision making; organizing and organizational structure and design; leading, managing individuals and groups, motivation, leadership, employment relations and managerial control and control methods.

Study Mode & Duration: 
Full-time: 9 months
Part-time: 9 months
Jan / Apr / Jul / Oct
One month prior to intake dates
Average Teacher-Student Ratio

1:150 (Classroom based lecture) 1:50 (Workgroup session)


Each module is assessed by academic work comprising written assignments, case study reports, essays, examination as determined by the subject profile. The assessment criterion varies from module to module and level to level.


Graduation Requirement

• Must passed all modules

• Must achieve an overall attendance of 90% (International Student) and 75% (Local Student)

Minimum Age Requirement: 16 years (at the time of application)

Academic Requirement:
• 2 GCE A-Level OR
• EAIM Foundation Programme or its equivalent OR
• LCCI Diploma Level 3 (module exemption) OR
• 12-Year High School Graduates
English Proficiency Requirement:
• Minimum EAIM ETEDP L2, IELTS 5.0, GCE O-Level C6 or equivalent
Application Procedure
You may apply to EAIM either by visiting EAIM Balestier Campus
mail your application to East Asia Institute of Management,  9 Ah Hood Road, Singapore 329975
International students
Course Fee
S$ 10,910
Admin Fee
S$ 1,000
Application Fee
S$ 540
S$ 12,450


Local students (Full-Time)
Course Fee
S$ 5,650
Admin Fee
S$ 500
Application Fee
S$ 150
S$ 6,300


Local students (Part-Time)
Course Fee
S$ 4,450
Admin Fee
S$ 500
Application Fee
S$ 150
S$ 5,100
- The Application Fee is a one-time payment and is non-refundable.
- The Administration Fee includes STP fee, FPS Insurance, medical insurance, etc.
- All prices are subject to prevailing Goods & Services Tax (GST) of 9%.
- All prices are effective for intakes from Jan 2024.
- Start of class is subjected to minimum class size of 10 achieved.
- Other miscellaneous fees may apply. (Please click here for more information.)

Generally the curriculum for all levels are taught over 4 terms of 12 weeks. Modules are conducted in formal instructor-led classroom sessions where students are introduced to the course discipline. Each term will cover 2-3 modules with 54 contact hours per module. Lectures are 3-hour sessions and Tutorial 3-hour sessions weekly

 2023 Quarter 1
3 Jan 2023 -  07 Apr 2023 
 2023 Quarter 2
24 Apr 2023 - 30 Jun 2023 
 2023 Quarter 3
17 Jul 2023 - 22 Sep 2023 
 2023 Quarter 4
09 Oct 2023 - 22 Dec 2023 
BM1060 Business Statistics BM1021 Innovation and Entrepreneurship 1 BM1040 Principles of Management BM1060 Business Statistics
BM1210 Financial Accounting 1 BM1030 Economics BM1310 Introduction to Artificial Intelligence BM1210 Financial Accounting 1
BM1081 Digital Marketing BM1090 International Business Environment 

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